1) Try Safe Mode First When your PC just won’t boot into Windows at all, you’ll probably want to start off with Safe Mode—use the F8 key right when the system starts up to access the menu and see ifRead More about What to Do When Your PC Won’t Boot into Windows
Spyware and adware are notoriously stubborn to get rid of. It can be frustrating doing it yourself. However, I’ve found a few basic steps you can take to make the process easier. If your system is heavily infested with spywareRead More about How to Easily Remove Spyware & Adware in 4 Steps
These are 3 things about your PC that will raise your hair on end: Your computer’s operating system begins to “rot” the minute you start working on it Viruses leave damage on your operating system, even after they are deletedRead More about 3 Hair-Raising Facts About Your PC
Here’s a bar graph depicting the number of registry keys and values in your Windows registry, per operating system. See how many your operating system configuration has when it’s freshly installed. Now look at how many registry keys Reimage resetsRead More about Reimage PC Repair Statistics: Avg # of Registry Keys Reset During Repair
One thing that completely mystified me was the topic of a computer’s registry and the role of registry cleaners in the PC repair market. I’d used them before on my own computer, in the effort to speed up PC performance and was convinced it was the be-all and end-all of home computer maintenance.
Each day I would bombard the VP of our R&D team, with endless questions. I finally sat down to interview him about the “world of registry cleaners” and what exactly a PC’s registry does.
Without Reimage, about the ONLY way to really “Clean a Computer” is to put it in the trash. Reimage saved mine! – Sidney M. sent in a photo of him tossing his computer in the trash Earlier this month, weRead More about Winners of the First Holiday License Key Giveaway Contest
Please take a moment to vote in our December poll. We realize that some people have more than one computer so go ahead and tick off the ages of all of them! [poll id=”6″]Read More about December Poll: How Old Is Your Computer?
Be Creative, Get an Annual License Key Unlimited ANNUAL License Keys Giveaway THE CHALLENGE Show us the most creative way to clean a computer. Send us a picture, drawing, video, ice sculpture of you, your mom or your cat, cleaningRead More about Reimage Holiday 2010 Creative Challenge
Tip 1. Check your hard drive’s “physical” health Most new and XP-era drives are equipped with Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology, aka SMART reporting. SMART data is stored within the hard drive itself and can often alert you to impendingRead More about 8 Ways to Keep Your PC New – DIY Hardware Check-Up